The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 13 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 6.45% 0.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 0.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £70,000 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+218.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
62 116 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 97.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 37
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Consultant
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Stirling region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Stirling

Consultant
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - 1 £70,000 -
Consultant
Scotland

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 5 (71.43%) Informatica
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) GIAC
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) COBIT
5 1 (14.29%) SANS
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) GCIH
5 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (14.29%) CEH
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) CISM
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) OSCP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
1 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) GIAC
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) GCIH
3 1 (14.29%) OSCP
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Informatica
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle